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scraping

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  • verbscratch, remove outer layer
  • verbbe very frugal
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Synonyms for scraping

verb scratch, remove outer layer
  • clean
  • grind
  • rub
  • shave
  • abrade
  • bark
  • bray
  • chafe
  • erase
  • file
  • grate
  • graze
  • irritate
  • pare
  • peel
  • rasp
  • scour
  • scuff
  • skin
  • squeak
  • thin
  • triturate

Antonyms for scraping

  • cover
  • make happy
  • please
  • smoothe
  • spend
  • squander
  • waste
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to scraping

fawning

adjective. deferential, groveling

friction

noun. rubbing

grinding

adjective. abrasive

rub

noun. stroke, massage
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.